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Tropical Spice Plantation

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“guided tour”(27 reviews)
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Arla Bazar Keri, Ponda, India
+91 832 234 0329
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to spice garden with my wife just for chilling there but as i enter the gate i was just watching all the plants and area surrounded jungle looking amazing. Food is too awesome and smell of the spices are too much awsome.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

Going to visit the spice farm in ponda is a good idea if you are anyways in old goa . The entrance fee is reasonable , the tour is a 30-45 min tour where they explain all the various spice plants and trees and take...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Aaratrika
Reviewed 27 January 2019

reasonably priced at rs 400 per person which includes lunch thrown in and a guided tour into the plantation with all the details about different things.the food is simple,authentic and basic.its just that the stuff they are selling there is grossly overpriced.but hey nobody is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank rajatkant
Reviewed 16 January 2019

This was definitely a hilite of oir Indian visit. Our tour guide gave us an excellent presentation of the trees and plants which create such beautiful iconic Indian spices. We also had an opportunity to dine here ( good food) and buy some of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

The tour is good if you take a guide. The elephant ride is excellent but too overpriced at Rs 700 per person. There should be name board in front of tree as found in eco park Kolkata.But the oils and extracts they are selling are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Meghmandrito
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

A very good and beautiful ambience.u will get a transitional Indian welcome . The tour to the plantation is very good and finally the trip with end with yummy Goan food

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank sona2391
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

Travelled from Goa it took us an hour and a half to get there. The plantation is a short walk down and over a rickety bridge to a covered area where your tour begins. However they do offer a complimentary transport from the car park...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank 650paul
Reviewed 6 January 2019

we had an excursion to the plantation and also saw several temples and churches and the tour guide was amazing and very informative

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 824johna
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Visited this plantation last Friday. 20 kms from Panjim.... follow your gps... otherwise you will end up driving around for another 10 kms through a hilly forest road... which turned out to be quite picturesque.... When you reach the plantation, there is enough parking for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank ggillian912
Reviewed 5 January 2019

We visited the spice plantation and enjoyed the tour where the guide told us about many spices and how they grow and develop. Learned some new facts and it was interesting. Took about 40 minutes and then followed by lunch which could have been skipped....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Wayne G
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10 March 2019|
Response from sona2391 | Reviewed this property |
Better to call n confirm. Bcz it's not in the main city. Lunch is mostly ready by 12.
27 December 2018|
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Response from PreetiC158 | Reviewed this property |
It opens around 9 am and then they try to take people in small groups for tours,the lunch buffet is included in the 40 min tour ,so the best time would be near lunch hour . Hope that helps you ! Enjoy your trip !
19 October 2018|
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Response from Odyssey35956655723 | Reviewed this property |
U will get ticket at gate ,if u r foreigner ,u will get special lunch ,with fried fish ,prawns and fresh fruit with ice cream ,if u r indian then u will get one chicken curry and dried prawns curry with simple and cheap veg... More